Dr. Alfonso Obón Arellano

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Cardiologist

Dr. Alfonso Obón Arrellano

General Medicine, Internal Medicine, Cardiology, Critical Medicine and Intensive Therapy.

Dr. Alfonso Obón Arellano has had an outstanding career for more than 30 years in Costa Rica and is widely recognized as a leader in the field of cardiology.

He studied post degree in medicine at the Johns Hopkins University, which is recognized among the best in the world in its branch. Subsequently, he did studies in cardiology at the Instituto Ignacio Chavez in Mexico, one of the oldest  and more recognized centers in Cardiology.

In his distinguished career, Dr. Obón formed the program of post degree of the University of Costa Rica and was head of the Intensive Care Unit of the Hospital México, for more than 30 years.

Dr. Obón is also an outstanding athlete and has extensive experience in sports medicine. He has tenth dan in Karate Do Hanshi and still practices Brazilian Jiu Jitsu.

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1982

Cardiology Specialty. Instituto Nacional de Cardiología ``Ignacio Chávez``, México D.F. Diciembre 1982.

1978

Studies on Critical Medicine and Intensive Therapy. Johns Hopkins University - The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. Baltimore, MD. Diciembre 1978.

1974

Medicine Doctor and Surgeon. School of Medicine, Universidad de Costa Rica.

1972

MD. Universidad de Costa Rica - Facultad de Medicina, San José. Diciembre 1972.

Unversities, Certifications and Licenses

  • Hospital CIMA
  • Escazú, San José, Costa
  • Rica. Tower 1, Floor 3,
  • Office 18.
  • Clinica Burstín
  • San José, Costa Rica.
  • Across Street Clinica Biblica.
  • Floor 4.
  • Mauricio Obón
  • (506) 2221-4323
  • Alfonso Obón
  • (506) 2208-1318

Worked at the best Cardiology centres in the world

Professional experience

  • Active Member of College of Physicians and Surgeons of Costa Rica. Cod. MED1353.
  • Member: Association of Intensive Medicine of Costa Rica.
  • Member: American College of Cardiology.
  • Member: American Heart Association.
  • Member: Asociación Costarricense de Cardiología.
  • Certified : Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates.
  • Instructor of Chair of Medicine. Hospital Mexico. University of Costa Rica. Member of the Scientific Committee of the Mexico Hospital, CCSS 1984.
  • Acting Head of Intensive Care Unit, and Emergency Room of the Hospital Mexico, C.C.S.S 1986

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  • Hospital CIMA
  • Escazú, San José, Costa
  • Rica. Tower 1, Floor 3,
  • Office 18.
  • Clinica Burstín
  • San José, Costa Rica.
  • Across Street Clinica Biblica.
  • Floor 4.

Attention schedule

Monday to Friday  8:00-16:00